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Governor Jay Inslee holds a news conference at the State Capitol to provide an update on the state's COVID-19 response.| Governor's Office
OLYMPIA, Wash. – Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler extended his emergency order again, directing all state-regulated health insurers to make additional coverage changes to aid consumers during the coronavirus pandemic.
Not only do we need to continue to protect our communities against COVID-19, but now there are life-threatening fires throughout the state. Some of our neighbors have had to save their lives by leaving their homes, and hoping the fire spares their property. Many of us are struggling with the poor air quality from wildfire smoke.
The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) released the latest statewide situation report, which reflects an overall decline in COVID-19 activity as of late August.
Gov. Jay Inslee today announced updated guidance for indoor fitness and training facilities as part of Washington's Safe Start phased reopening plan.
El Departamento de Salud del Estado de Washington (DOH) publicó hoy el informe de situación estatal (solo disponible en inglés) más reciente, que refleja un declive general de actividad de COVID-19 a partir de fines de agosto.
The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) continues to make progress with our COVID-19 vaccine distribution planning efforts.
Our agency operations have been severely impacted by wind storm damage and many services are currently unavailable, including the DOH website and phones.
COVID-19 Response Update Media Briefing with state and health officials.
Gov. Jay Inslee issued a proclamation today related to public Department of Natural Resources meetings that occur during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
The Department of Health wants Washington’s residents to have a fun holiday weekend, while also remembering a few key things to help keep you and your loved ones safe from COVID-19.
The Washington State Department of Health is closely monitoring progress toward development of a vaccine for COVID-19. We are engaged in vaccine planning efforts and we will be ready to distribute a safe and effective vaccine as soon as the time comes.
Gov. Jay Inslee announced the extension of 26 proclamations today in response to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. The extensions were approved by the state Legislature.
The Washington State Department of Health is working to increase the availability and accessibility of testing across the state of Washington, and is doing so with the help of several organizations, volunteers and health practitioners.
Job Search Requirement waived until Oct. 1.
This is a COVID-19 Response Update Media Briefing with state and health officials.